State of Michigan Departmental Analyst 10 in Lansing, Michigan

Job Description

Position serves as an analyst for the Michigan Center for Shared Solutions (CSS). This position provides Geographic Information System (GIS) expertise in supporting the Geospatial Services offering. The primary function of this position is to provide support in the area of GIS data development, data processing, and analytics, as well as serving in an analytical role for various GIS centric programs and initiatives. This position requires experience and knowledge of GIS technology and the use of sound data management principles.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Thorough knowledge of ESRI's environment and ArcGIS suite of GIS products
  • Knowledge of geography, map interpretation, Geographic Information Systems
  • Thorough knowledge of data editing/data maintenance tools using ESRI ArcGIS suite of software
  • Ability to design and implement quality control within project workflows
  • Ability to maintain favorable public relations
  • Ability to work independently, providing technical support to Michigan's GIS community
  • Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing Required Education and Experience


Possession of a bachelor's degree in any major.


Departmental Analyst 9_ No specific type or amount is required.

Departmental Analyst 10

One year of professional experience.

Departmental Analyst P11

Two years of professional experience, including one year of experience equivalent to the intermediate (10) level in state service.

Departmental Analyst 12

Three years of professional experience, including one year of experience equivalent to the experienced (P11) level in state service.

Additional Requirements and Information

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*Please submit a copy of your official college transcripts with your application. * Click here for the State of Michigan (SOM) definition of an Official College Transcript.

You must apply for this vacancy through the NEOGOV system; click on "Apply" in the job posting for instructions in submitting your electronic application. Hard copy applications will not be accepted.

If applicable, attach copies of official college transcripts to your application. (Internet version of transcripts will not be accepted) Failure to attach applicable transcripts may result in your application being screened out.

You must attach a detailed resume to your application (word document). You will also need to_ attach (word document)_ a cover letter describing what strengths and work experience you bring to this position. Failure to do so will result in your application packet being screened out as incomplete.

Your application for any position does not guarantee that you will be contacted by the Department/Agency for further consideration. Only those applicants interviewed will be notified of the results.

The department reserves the right to close this posting prior to its original end date once a sufficient number of applications have been received.

Salary: $20.22 - $34.21 Hourly

Location: Lansing, MI

Job Type: Permanent Full Time

Department: Technology, Management and Budget

Job Number: 0801-2018-1436ss

Closing: 9/30/2018 11:59 PM Eastern


Agency: State of Michigan

Address: 400 South Pine Street Lansing, Michigan, 48909

Phone: (800) 788-1766